Director of Marketing and Communications

Director of Marketing and Communications

Hiring Organization: 
The Community Foundation of Frederick County

Are you an experienced Marketing and Public Relations professional? Are you recognized for your excellent and effective writing skills? Enjoy being the individual who makes your organization stand-out in the community via strong and effective communications? The Community Foundation of Frederick County is looking for their next full-time Director of Marketing and Communications to continue their tradition of excellence in this role.

What this job entails:

• This is a full-time salaried/exempt position with the Community Foundation serving Frederick, Maryland
• Being part of the organization’s leadership team and reports directly to the CEO
• Working closely with the CEO and other leaders to tell the success stories of the Community Foundation via press releases, monthly newsletters, annual reports and other marketing print media
• Creating communications using both the latest technology and other seasoned methods
• Using photography and video to share stories of success via social and print media
• Updating and editing of web site to ensure most recent and accurate information appears
• Understanding philanthropic giving methods and the important role that nonprofits play in our community
• Consistent promotion of events and other activities of the organization
• Managing the Community Foundation’s social media presence

Successful candidates will have:

• Minimum of three to five years in a Public Relations/Marketing/Communications field
• Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, PR, Marketing or related field
• Exceptional writing skills
• Strong attention to detail and constant concern for the quality of publications produced
• Use of an annual budget allotment to create and implement an annual marketing and public relations plan
• Supervision of one support person and work closely with all other departments to ensure alignment of organizational activities and subsequent communications

This position offers:

• Annual salary of $80,000 - $90,000
• Exceptional benefits including Health Insurance, Short- and Long-term disability
• Generous paid time off and Paid Sick time
• 401K Retirement Plan
• Respect for your work-life balance
• Paid Holidays
• Free Parking
• Opportunity to work with a highly efficient and successful team of professionals

Application instructions: 

Send your resume and cover letter to:
*No phone calls or emails to the local office please.

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Position Location: 
Frederick, Maryland
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Experience Requirement: 
3-5 Years
Submitting Organization: 
The Community Foundation of Frederick County